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About the Office

Providing leadership for matters that affect academic programs, research and outreach

Provost Teresa K. Woodruff Ph.D.

The provost and executive vice president for academic affairs is the chief academic officer for Michigan State University, providing leadership for matters that affect academic programs, research and outreach involving faculty, students and staff. The provost oversees the quality of programs of instruction and research through collaborative work with deans, departmental chairs and other vice presidents, addressing issues such as effective planning, good management and program reviews. Additionally, the provost is responsible for overseeing academic and budgetary planning and priorities.

Meet the Provost

Academic and Administrative Units

Multiple offices and entities are under the umbrella of the Provost's Office.

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Mission and Values

Guiding our priorities, work, and commitments.

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Academic Leadership Job Postings

Current academic leadership opportunities in support of the Office of the Provost.

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Provost's Priorities

The Office of the Provost is moving forward on several key initiatives, from academic quality and reputation to equity and inclusion.

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